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Danielle Harmer

Chief People Officer

Danny is responsible for all aspects of looking after Metro Bank's people and enabling our culture and values by making sure that we have the right people with the right capabilities and development to surprise and delight our customers.

A Chartered Fellow of the CIPD, Danny has worked in Retail Banking for nearly 20 years both in business leadership and HR roles. She joined the Halifax Building Society in 1992, which then merged with Bank of Scotland to become HBOS and latterly was acquired by Lloyds Banking Group. Her roles ranged from New Business Manager and Regional Director to HR Director for the Lloyds TSB, Halifax and Bank of Scotland branch networks. Before joining Metro Bank she was responsible for HR in the Corporate Functions in Barclays Retail and Business Banking. Danny has a degree in Economics and Business Economics from the University of Southampton.

When not at work, Danny enjoys family time with her husband and three children, which usually entails providing transport to the various sporting and social events in their busy diaries. She is also a surprisingly good face painter.